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Posted On Friday, January 22, 2021

On January 19, 2021, just after 11:30 am, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Old Lakeshore Road and Lakeshore Road in Burlington. As a result of an investigation, Jordan Miller (29) of no fixed address was charged with failure or refusal to comply with demand.
On January 21, 2021, just before 1:30 pm, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Main Street and 15 Side Road in Halton Hills. As a result of an investigation,...

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Posted On Thursday, January 21, 2021

The following is a statement from Chief Stephen J. Tanner:
I sincerely appreciate the full and unequivocal confidence the Halton Police Board has placed in me as Chief of Police. I will continue to lead our police service in the exemplary manner the Board has come to expect, and will always do my very best for our members, citizens and for the community that I am sworn to protect.
Regardless of the personal property related reasons for which I travelled recently, or...

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Posted On Thursday, January 21, 2021

On January 20, 2021, the Halton Regional Police Service attended a Burlington residence in regards to a cruelty to animal(s) investigation.   Information had been received that the male residing at the residence had been keeping a racoon in the basement and that the racoon was being mistreated by the male.  Further information was obtained that there were multiple electrical and fire code violations inside the home.  Due to the risk to public safety, a search...
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Posted On Wednesday, January 20, 2021

In November 2020, several Oakville residents reported their vehicles had been broken into and items had been stolen.  In one instance, the suspect also broke into a residence and stole two vehicles from the driveway.  Both vehicles were later recovered in Stoney Creek and Ancaster.
Through investigation, officers were able to identify a male responsible for the crimes.  On January 19, 2021, members of the 2 District Street Crime Unit arrested Nathan Carney (19)...

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Posted On Monday, January 18, 2021

On January 15, 2021, just before 6:30 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Sixth Line and Culham Street in Oakville. As a result of an investigation, Marc Regan (36) of Oakville was charged with operation while impaired.
On January 15, 2021, just after 7:00 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Mountainview Road South and Danby Road in Georgetown. As a result of an investigation,...

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